New Member of WPI Economics

We are pleased to welcome Helen Slater to WPI Economics as the Head of Research.

Helen has extensive experience working in Government where she worked as a Senior Economist in the Treasury, and various roles in the Department for Education, including Deputy Director of the transformation team. Prior to joining WPI, Helen spent time in Ghana as a Senior Research Fellow in the African Centre for Economic Transformation, focusing on education, skills and employment and producing workable policies. Helen has also co-authored a number of academic papers on education in the UK.